Sailing

Education


Junior Summer

  • Register for Junior Summer Programs today!
    Get $50 off each session when you pay in full by May 1st!
    Take 10% off each additional Junior Summer Program!

  • Junior Summer Scholarships ensure access to the water is never out of reach! Applications due May 1st

  • Let your child lead the way as they show off their new skills with a Junior Summer Family Outings (New for 2018)

  • Sign up for Extended Day. Let our programs be flexible with you and your childs schedule. Sign up atleast 24 hours in advance.


Creature Feature: Oyster Toad Fish

by Brent Bomkamp Most fish are not known for their vocalizations, but one local marine denizen is among the noisiest fish on Earth. The Oyster Toadfish, common among the rocky reefs and oyster beds of West Harbor, is known for its buzzy, baritone call, reminiscent of a cellphone vibrating on a hard surface. ... May 9th, 2018

Spotlight: MacKenzie McGuckin

With the arrival of spring come many new additions to the WaterFront Center. Just in the last few weeks, six brand-new 420c racing dinghies arrived from Zim Sailing, and we unboxed fresh spools of line from Landfall Navigation (video on our Instagram). Our redesigned 2018 Program Guide is finally hitting mailboxes, and in ... May 3rd, 2018

2017 Benefit Regatta

2017 Benefit Regatta Recap By Brent Bomkamp On Friday, September 8th 16 participants boarded six Sonars to enjoy a day of racing in support of sailing and marine education in Oyster Bay at the 2017 Benefit Regatta. Conditions could not have been more favorable, with clear skies and an eight ... September 13th, 2017
May 9th, 2018

Creature Feature: Oyster Toad Fish

by Brent Bomkamp Most fish are not known for their vocalizations, but one local marine denizen is among the noisiest fish on Earth. The Oyster Toadfish, common among the rocky reefs and oyster beds of West Harbor, is known for its buzzy, baritone call, reminiscent of a cellphone vibrating on a hard surface. ...

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Ensure Access to the Water for Thousands in our Community

The WaterFront Center offers a diverse selection of programs and activities to over 20,000 people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities every year. Accomplishing this feat would prove more difficult without the support of our community of volunteers, donators, and sponsors.

Upcoming Events

2018 Annual Benefit

eventJune 9, 2018

Join us in celebrating over 18 years of providing access to the water. Your presence and support ensure continued access to the water for thousands in our community.

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Bay Day 2018

eventJune 3, 2018

Kick-off summer at the WaterFront Center with sailing, paddling, and family activities brought to you by local businesses and community partners!

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WFC Open House

eventMay 6, 2018

Tour our facilities, meet our staff, see our boats, and ask about our programs before the season begins.

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